Post Tagged with: "atheist"

Bizarre Speech By Phil Robertson Reveals Terrifying Glimpse Of The Right-Wing Mindset (VIDEO)

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We’ve caught a glimpse of what goes on in the mind of a right-wing “Christian,” and boy, is it terrifying. Thank you, Phil Robertson.

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The Man Everyone Loves To Hate: 25 Things You May Not Know About Bill Maher (VIDEO)

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Love him or hate him, Bill Maher is an outspoken advocate of many liberal causes. Yes, he is also opinionated about other topics. But at least he puts his thoughts out there. Here are some things most people don’t know about him. Fluff? Maybe. But Maher is an interesting fellow.

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Atheist Billboard Springs Up In Southern CA: ‘Don’t Believe In God? You Are Not Alone’ (VIDEO)

Atheist Billboard Springs Up In Southern CA: ‘Don’t Believe In God? You Are Not Alone’ (VIDEO)

In the United States we have the freedom of and from religion. This sign should be just as welcome as any other.

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21-Year-Old Sentenced To Prison For Three Years After Coming Out As An Atheist On Facebook

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His own father testified against him in court saying he, “was embracing extremist ideas against Islam.”

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Santa Is Satan! Pastor Joins Atheists In ‘War On Christmas’ (VIDEO)

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Is Christmas about religion, capitalism, a combination of the two, or something entirely different? Is this the season of Santa Claus or Satan Claws?!?

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Catholic League’s Donohue: Atheists Are Insane, Need Therapy, And Die Young (VIDEO)

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“Militant” atheists die prematurely, are unhappy and are more likely to end up in an “asylum.” Really?

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Bill O’Reilly Launches Preemptive Counter-Strike In ‘War On Christmas’ (VIDEO)

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The War On Christmas Has Begun!

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Poll: Brits View Atheists As More Moral Than Believers, Religion More Harmful Than Good (VIDEO)

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Are you religious, losing your religion… or was it lost long ago?

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GOP Candidate And ‘Duck Dynasty’ Relative: Atheists And Richard Dawkins Caused Sandy Hook Massacre

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Dawkins also addressed Dasher’s comment that atheists do not have the morality capable of condemning or preventing similar tragedies.

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Former Minister Of Canadian Church Comes Out: I’m An Atheist

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Rev. Bob Ripley, a former minister and religious columnist, made a very interesting announcement this week: he’s an atheist.

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Scalia Law Backfires! Pagan Prayer At Gov’t Meeting Pisses Off Teavangelicals (VIDEO)

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The Escambia County School Board continues to refuse Suhor’s request to deliver a similar invocation before one of their meetings. Suhor says he may sue.

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Atheist Air Force Member Denied Reenlistment for Omitting ‘So Help Me God,’ Claims Humanist Group

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According to a letter sent to the United States Air Force, last Tuesday from the American Humanist Association an Atheist airman at the Creech Air Force Base in Nevada refused to take an oath that included the words, “so help me God.” After refusing to take the oath the man […]

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Atheist Teen Threatened By School For NOT Saying “Under God” In Pledge

A teacher in an Elmira, New York school is under fire for violating the constitutional rights of an atheist student to not say the pledge of allegiance due the inclusion of the words "under god."

A teacher in an Elmira, New York school is under fire for violating the constitutional rights of an atheist student to not say the pledge of allegiance due the inclusion of the words “under god.”

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Plucky NC High Schoolers Win Right To Start Atheist Club In Stunning Civil Rights Victory

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North Carolina’s Pisgah High School didn’t want an atheist student group on their campus. Kalei Wilson and her brother, Ben, helped change that.

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New Jersey Denies ‘ATHE1ST’ License Plate As ‘Offensive,’ Quickly Reverses After Media Attention

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The New Jersey Department of Motor Vehicles magically reverses on a denial of an atheist vanity license plate when the media calls it for the bigotry that it is.

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Atheist Sent To Jail For Rejecting God, In Blatant Violation Of The Constitution

Atheist Sent To Jail For Rejecting God, In Blatant Violation Of The Constitution

The Constitution doesn’t apply, apparently, when it comes to atheists. Barry Hazle, an avowed atheist from California, has had his parole revoked, and you’ll balk at why. According to Courthouse News Service, Hazle rightfully sued his parole officer, several corrections officials with the state of California, and Westcare Corp. for revoking his […]

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House Republicans Block Effort To Allow Atheist Chaplains, Say They Would ‘Make A Mockery’ Of The Chaplain Corps (VIDEO)

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Republicans don’t understand that atheists are human, with human values, and human beliefs, and that non-believers in the military need atheist chaplains.

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$50,000 Raised In 17 Hours For Atheist Tornado Victim Interviewed On CNN

$50,000 Raised In 17 Hours For Atheist Tornado Victim Interviewed On CNN

Atheists, Humanists, secularists, agnostics, nonbelievers, heretics — call them what you will, but they’re just as charitable, if not more, than their religious counterparts.

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The Devil Made Them Do It: Beck Says Blitzer Atheist Interview Arranged By ‘Dark Forces’

The Devil Made Them Do It: Beck Says Blitzer Atheist Interview Arranged By ‘Dark Forces’

Glenn Beck is convinced that the forces of ‘spiritual darkness’ are at work here. And those forces are working through… TV news producers!

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Watch CNN’s Wolf Blitzer Awkwardly Encounter The Growing Reality Of Atheism In America (VIDEO)

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In a country where 6% of the population now identifies as ‘atheist,’ one cannot presume on those “thank God’ questions. Just ask Wolf Blitzer.

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